The Eanes ISD board of trustees approved a number of job order contracts for various renovations to be funded by the 2019 bond program.
Cedar Creek Elementary, Eanes Elementary, Forest Trail Elementary, Hill Country Middle School, West Ridge Middle School and Westlake High School are set to undergo roofing and ventilation repairs to be completed during the summers of 2020 and 2021.
The job order contract totaling $8,310,000 was awarded to American Constructors LLC and will be funded through the district's 2019 bond.
West Ridge Middle School and Hill Country Middle School will also see the replacement of artificial turf and track surfaces during the summer. The quote from Field Turf USA came in at $1,271,471 and will also be funded by the 2019 bond.
EISD Chief Operations Officer Jeremy Trimble stated that the district’s construction projects are not impacted by the shelter-in-place order that was issued by Travis County in an effort to combat the spread of COVID-19. Public works construction is able to continue as scheduled.